The Gotham Independent Film Awards have named indie stalwart Richard Linklater as the recipient of the kudos' annual director tribute. Filmmaker will be honored alongside Katherine Oliver, the…
Well Go USA Entertainment has acquired all North American rights to Hong Kong horror film "Rigor Mortis" in a deal with Fortissimo Films. The distributor's move comes shortly before the film's…
New York based-digital distributor FilmBuff will digitally release docu "Double Play: James Benning and Richard Linklater," which world preems Thursday in Venice Classics, and also handle worldwide…
Kevin Hudson, one of two stage managers at Sony Studios, mans all 18 of the lot's stages and checks every morning to see if there are any flaws or potential problems.
Can “The Butler” do it again? Despite three wide releases entering the market, the Weinstein Co.’s holdover “Lee Daniels’ The Butler” looks to claim its second box office victory, after a solid $24…
Joel Edgerton is headed to ancient Egypt to play Ramses opposite Christian Bale's Moses in Fox's Biblical tentpole "Exodus."
LONDON — The Venice Film Festival has added Patrice Leconte’s “Une Promesse,” which stars Rebecca Hall, Alan Rickman and Richard Madden, to its lineup as an out-of-competition screening. The fest…
It pays to be Marvel’s main man. Robert Downey Jr. pocketed an estimated $75 million between June 2012 and June 2013, earning him the title of Highest-Paid Actor in Hollywood, this according to…
If Thornton Wilder had dropped acid, he might have written "Smokefall," a new play by Noah Haidle being given its world premiere at South Coast Repertory.
Ian McKellen and Patrick Stewart will reunite this fall on Broadway in a limited-run rotation of two plays, Samuel Beckett's "Waiting for Godot" and Harold Pinter's "No Man's Land."
A unique take on 9/11, "Out of the Clear Blue Sky" registers the shock of the World Trade Center attacks as experienced by the bereaved families and survivors of one company, Cantor Fitzgerald, which…